### 1. regression

**noun.** ['rəˈgrɛʃən'] an abnormal state in which development has stopped prematurely.

#### Synonyms

- abnormality
- abnormalcy
- infantile fixation
- arrested development

#### Antonyms

- condition
- commonness
- normal
- abnormal

#### Etymology

- -ion (English)
- regress (English)

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### Words that Rhyme with Regression Analysis

- psychoanalysis
- paralysis
- dialysis

### Example sentences of the word regression-analysis

1. **Noun Phrase**

Multiple **regression analysis** is the most common method used in multivariate analysis to find correlations between data sets.

2. **Noun Phrase**

You can find these parameters using a simple linear **regression analysis**.

3. **Noun Phrase**

In a **regression analysis**, each independent variable will have a “p” score.

4. **Noun Phrase**

Methods such as **regression analysis**, for example, estimate the effect of variables on outcomes.

### 2. regression

**noun.** ['rəˈgrɛʃən'] the relation between selected values of x and observed values of y (from which the most probable value of y can be predicted for any value of x).

#### Synonyms

- regression toward the mean
- regression analysis
- statistical procedure
- statistical method
- rectilinear regression
- curvilinear regression
- simple regression
- linear regression

#### Antonyms

- better
- stay
- affirmation
- typicality

#### Etymology

- -ion (English)
- regress (English)

### 3. regression

**noun.** ['rəˈgrɛʃən'] returning to a former state.

#### Synonyms

- regress
- reversion
- reversal
- retrogression

#### Antonyms

- question
- offence
- offense
- gain

#### Etymology

- -ion (English)
- regress (English)

### 4. regression

**noun.** ['rəˈgrɛʃən'] (psychiatry) a defense mechanism in which you flee from reality by assuming a more infantile state.

#### Synonyms

- defense reaction
- defence mechanism
- defense
- defence reaction
- defence

#### Antonyms

- averageness
- unnatural
- expectedness
- normalcy

#### Etymology

- -ion (English)
- regress (English)

### 5. analysis

**noun.** ['æˈnælɪsɪs'] an investigation of the component parts of a whole and their relations in making up the whole.

#### Synonyms

- fundamentals analysis
- chemical analysis
- anatomy
- qualitative analysis
- case study
- fundamental analysis
- technical analysis of stock trends
- investigation
- dissection
- technical analysis
- cost analysis

#### Antonyms

- success
- approval
- terseness
- verboseness

#### Etymology

- analysis (Latin)
- ἀνάλυσις (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

### 6. analysis

**noun.** ['æˈnælɪsɪs'] the abstract separation of a whole into its constituent parts in order to study the parts and their relations.

#### Synonyms

- logical thinking
- abstract thought
- cost-benefit analysis
- trend analysis
- dissection
- elimination
- reductionism
- reasoning by elimination
- partitioning
- systems analysis
- reasoning
- breakdown

#### Antonyms

- chemical change
- nucleosynthesis
- biogenesis
- logical thinking

#### Etymology

- analysis (Latin)
- ἀνάλυσις (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

### 7. analysis

**noun.** ['æˈnælɪsɪs'] a form of literary criticism in which the structure of a piece of writing is analyzed.

#### Synonyms

- criticism

#### Etymology

- analysis (Latin)
- ἀνάλυσις (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

### 8. analysis

**noun.** ['æˈnælɪsɪs'] a set of techniques for exploring underlying motives and a method of treating various mental disorders; based on the theories of Sigmund Freud.

#### Synonyms

- depth psychology
- psychoanalysis
- hypnoanalysis

#### Antonyms

- chemical process
- chemosynthesis
- chemical action
- biosynthesis

#### Etymology

- analysis (Latin)
- ἀνάλυσις (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

### 9. analysis

**noun.** ['æˈnælɪsɪs'] the use of closed-class words instead of inflections: e.g., `the father of the bride' instead of`

the bride's father'.

#### Synonyms

- style

#### Etymology

- analysis (Latin)
- ἀνάλυσις (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

### 10. analysis

**noun.** ['æˈnælɪsɪs'] a branch of mathematics involving calculus and the theory of limits; sequences and series and integration and differentiation.

#### Synonyms

- Fourier analysis
- harmonic analysis
- calculus

#### Antonyms

- deduction
- syllogism
- reasoning
- deductive reasoning

#### Etymology

- analysis (Latin)
- ἀνάλυσις (Ancient Greek (to 1453))